From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna
Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello has congratulated front line politician and former Senator of the Federal Republic, Waziri Nupe, Senator Isah Mohammed on his 71st birthday.
In a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Malam Jibrin Baba Ndace, the Governor described the former Senator as an ace politician who has greatly contributed to the sociopolitical development of the country in general and the state in particular.
Governor Bello praised Senator Isah Mohammed as he turns 71, describing the occasion as special and a significant milestone in his life.
While felicitating with the former Senator, Governor Sani-Bello also described him as philanthropist-extraordinaire whose generosity has bettered the lives of many people in the society.
He commended Senator Isah Mohammed for his positive disposition towards the development of the state and outstanding contributions to the progress of Nupe Kingdom wherein he is the Wazirin Nupe.
According to the Governor, ‘Senator Isah Mohammed has lived a fulfilled life as an illustrious son of Nupe Kingdom, hence, we celebrate with him as he attains the age of 71”.
The Governor, who wished him long life and prosperity, also prayed for Allah’s blessings to continue to rain on the Senator.
“As you mark this auspicious occasion, we join your numerous well-wishers in praying Allah to bless your new age, grant you many more years in wisdom and sound health to continue to serve Him and humanity”.
Senator Isah Mohammed, also known as Baba Director, a two-term Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria from 1999 – 2007, represented Niger South Senatorial zone.